Friday, March 9, 2007

Inline SVG in HTML

pencil icon, that"s clickable to start editing the post
Another way to define images inline in HTML would be with svg. Firefox does support part of the standard and more should come with the spring release of FF3. Let's see if this will work with the blogger editor:


and it does, very nice. It even looks right in FF1.5 but IE7 only has the text I guess as the normal fallback and ignores the svg markup, that's IE without the Adobe plugin. What if i add it as an image using picasa? Nope, for some reason it only supports jpeg and gif, probably because it wants to manipulate the with thumbs etc, the error message looks like: